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Creating Trumbull County...

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March 03, 1774

THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, March 3, 1774  An inside page has over a full column concerning how to deal with the American situation. See photos for the full text.
Another page has reports from Boston and New York headed "America" and includes: "...on Thursday last the Tea, which was saved out of Capt. Loring's brigantine, was landed at the Castle by order of the Officers of his Majesty's Customs; the Consignees refusing, we hear, to receive it." Another report announces the creation of Trumbull County in Connecticut (see).
Half a column is taken up with a report from Charleston concerning trouble with the Indians (see).
Other various news of the day, mostly European, plus many ads as well. Eight pages, 8 1/4 by 11 1/4 inches, partial red ink tax stamp on page 2, very nice condition.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's